Posts Tagged: Robert Menendez

Menendez Leads Senate in Introducing Tax Legislation to Help Puerto Rico

U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) has introduced the “Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit Equity for Puerto Rico Act,” which would extend the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and the Child Tax Credit (CTC) to all eligible families in Puerto Rico. The initiative is similar to a proposal introduced by the Obama administration… Read more »

Senator Robert Menendez Calls for Help for Puerto Rico

Robert Menendez (D-NJ), spoke on the Senate floor on Tuesday night about the need to help Puerto Rico: I again urge, as I recently did in a letter to Secretary Lew, along with seven members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus – that the Department of Treasury move beyond simply providing technical assistance and take a… Read more »